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1918-19 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 1918-19 Season

  • Head Coach: Dr. L.J. Cooke (22nd season)
  • Overall Record: 13-0
  • Conference Record: 10-0
  • Notes: There was no NCAA Tournament until 1939, but the Helms Athletic Foundation named the Gophers 1919 National Champions!

1918-19 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
12/17/1918 Overland Aviation W 40-18
01/02/1919 Aviation Cubs W 50-7
01/04/1919 Wisconsin-Stout W 68-4
01/11/1919 Indiana W 35-13
01/18/1919 Wisconsin W 38-23
01/27/1919 Illinois W 36-17
02/01/1919 @ Iowa W 28-18
02/08/1919 Iowa W 36-22
02/15/1919 Purdue W 36-24
02/22/1919 @ Indiana W 20-14
02/24/1919 @ Purdue W 26-21
03/01/1919 @ Wisconsin W 23-12
03/03/1919 @ Illinois W 26-9

1918-19 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Minnesota 10-0 13-0
Chicago 10-2 12-3
Northwestern 6-4 6-4
Michigan 5-5 18-6
Illinois 5-7 6-8
Indiana 4-6 9-7
Iowa 4-7 8-7
Purdue 4-7 6-8
Ohio State 2-6 7-12
Wisconsin 3-9 5-11